Heritage Practice

Are we there yet? Managing intangible heritage in museum spaces

Premiership Room B, Melbourne Cricket Ground 07/10/2016 11:20 am - 11:40 am

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Suzanne Bravery

This paper explores the role of the curator working in charged museum spaces in the interpretation of Australian social history. It looks at the influence of these spaces on narratives of intangible heritage in an historic house museum, a purpose built social history museum and in the digital space. Where are we going with interpretation of intangible heritage in these spaces? Are we there yet?